The NCMPR District 2 Medallion Awards recognize outstanding achievement in communications at community and technical colleges in District 2. It's the only regional competition of its kind that honors excellence exclusively among marketing and PR professionals at two-year colleges.
States in District II are Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands and The Bahamas.
Southside Virginia Community College's Public Relations office received three Medallion awards presented at a conference in Nashville, Tennessee recently. The college team, (Right) received a bronze award for the College Annual Report: The Legacy: 31 Years of Innovation in Education which honored Dr. John J. Cavan, president, upon his retirement.
Jones received a Silver Medallion award for creation and design of a college Newsletter--The PROUD Panther and Hales received a Gold Medallion in the category of Feature Article/General News Story/OpEd for "A Tradition of Education."